Art Of The Chicken Coop
Charts the joys, challenges and inevitable moments of disappointment that face aspiring poultry keepers. This title explains which breeds are most productive, why some hens lay double-yolkers, and how we have the Second World War to thank for our ability to tell newly hatched male and female chicks apart.
Keeping chickens is a trend that just keeps on growing, even for city dwellers. With this book, todays modern farmer will find plans and construction techniques for making seven different chicken coops, along with interesting chicken facts and recipes for eggs. Experienced farmer, woodworker and author Chris Gleason's hip eye for design, combined with sound woodworking techniques make the coops both attractive and sturdy.